Olubadan Mocks 21 Newly Crowned Kings Of Ibadan Says They Are Wearing Fake Crowns

at 12:00 PM, 13 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, in a statement, has described the crown's given to the 21 new kings in Ibadan as fake. In a press statement released by the Director, Media and Public Affairs to the monarch, Adeola Oloko, after the monarch received members of the Council of Authentic Ibadan Mogajis who paid him a solidarity visit at his palace on Tuesday. He said that he waited for 40 years before he was made a king, urging the high chiefs who were crowned king by the state government to wait for their turn to become kings.

Olubadan said;
“I started as a Mogaji. I was moving step by step before I assumed the throne after 40 years. I thank God for that. We must all love one another. If you love yourself and hate others, your purpose of love is nothing. I was called by the elders of my family to come and become a Mogaji more than 40 years ago. I rejected it and for three years, they were persuading me.
“In trying to convince me, the representative of my family told me that it could be that one day I would become a king. I then accepted it and became the Mogaji of my family. I waited on God and he made me a king.
“Those who were crowned a few weeks ago know within themselves that they are wearing fake crowns, it is just a carton crown. I began my journey more than 40 years, why can’t they wait for their turn. If you don’t wait for your turn, you will be on the wrong side of destiny.”

“The Olubadan described as untrue and unfounded the statement credited to a group of Ibadan elders that Kabiyesi had consented to the controversial chieftaincy review embarked upon by the Oyo State Government resulting in the controversial crowning of 21 new kings.
“Oba Adetunji  stated that the elders should not mislead Ibadan people into believing what he did not say, as what he said was that Governor Ajimobi, over whom they had come to plead, was his son and that he would not want a third party intervention over the matter. The Olubadan said for the avoidance of doubt, his opposition to the elevation of high chiefs to kingship status without domain remained the same.
“The Olubadan said that he could not see how he would bless the high chiefs who had refused to wait for their turn before stepping forward to take crowns from the government, contrary to our tradition and custom.
“The king said that the same Ibadan Elders’ Forum stoutly opposed the former Governor Adebayo Alao-Akala’s move to elevate six baales in their letter dated April 24, 2009. On page two of that letter titled, ‘The composition of Oyo State Council of Obas and Chiefs’, signed by Ambassador Olu Sanu and Onaolapo Ajibola, they stated, “The (Ibadan Chieftaincy) system had worked for ages and ensured peace and stability in Ibadan land and the forum would therefore not want the government to tamper with the system in order not to create confusion and ill feeling.’
“The first-class monarch has therefore urged the Ibadan elders to stop contradicting themselves and creating confusion for peace and progress of Ibadan land.”
Oworen25 at 12:04 PM, 13 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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He might be right there .
Floyd29 at 12:07 PM, 13 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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 ; Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin
ruthie at 12:24 PM, 13 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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paspepsi200 at 12:44 PM, 13 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Just passing by
paspepsi200 at 12:47 PM, 13 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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alao333 at 02:28 PM, 13 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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kabiasi if its there destiny not to wait for 40yrs to be kings let wait , not jugde GOD
ejikeiyo at 04:16 PM, 13 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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tonyigho at 07:25 PM, 13 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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only you want to control  abi? he dey vex bcos Dem don share the chop, no b only power n money fit.
willyking at 12:41 AM, 14 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Carton crown Grin
Floyd29 at 10:03 AM, 15 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Who is wearing the real crown now?
tegonwa at 03:01 PM, 15 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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These Yorubas And Their Attitude To Traditional Posts Is Quite Appalling.Nawaa O!
yawa_don_gas at 05:17 AM, 16 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Please please hold on, why e be say everywhere I take even when I wan hide yawa dey there?
Why why?
Na yawa life, yawa goes on
Oworen25 at 11:02 PM, 17 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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This one no concern me at all oh


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